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Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 02-18-2017, 02:09 PM
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Posted By Rudeboy
This is what speed is all about

A look into pylon racing.
If you like an adrenalin rush...try it!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mhZm7IBeX5s
Forum: Q-40 Racing 11-19-2016, 12:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,277
Posted By Rudeboy
If you're running a Q500 engine, make your own...

If you're running a Q500 engine, make your own landing gear. The q500 size props will have ground clearance issues otherwise.
What engine do you have? Short or long stroke?
Spinners and such can...
Forum: Gas Engines 11-18-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By Rudeboy
Well, then that's the one. I also came across...

Well, then that's the one.
I also came across some in a shop in Germany, but they are 60 euro's a piece...
Forum: Gas Engines 11-17-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By Rudeboy
How many versions are there? ...

How many versions are there?

https://www.lindinger.at/en/airplanes/gasglow-powerplants/motors/dl-dle-engines-luftschraubenmitnehmer-dle-111-fuer-alte-version

This is located in a shop in...
Forum: Gas Engines 11-17-2016, 02:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 177
Posted By Rudeboy
DLE111 crankshaft-propshaft threads?

I'm working on a King 95cc with reduction drive for a guy in our club.

I would like to test the engine without the reduction drive, but I have no prop shaft to mount a propeller on. The crank has...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 01-07-2016, 01:52 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,011
Posted By Rudeboy
How are the Turnigy HV packs working for you in...

How are the Turnigy HV packs working for you in 50-60C setups? I never tried them, but I'm curious of course.

Personally I'm a fan of the Turnigy Zippy packs, somehow they seem to deliver more...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 01-03-2016, 04:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,085
Posted By Rudeboy
Aah, the good old days of reading a plug with...

Aah, the good old days of reading a plug with castor oil.
We fly all synthetic here in Q40, and I run it in everything else too. Downside is there's no plug reading. Engine doesn't quit either when...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 12-22-2015, 04:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 776
Posted By Rudeboy
You guys think the "remote smoke valve" from...

You guys think the "remote smoke valve" from Perry Pumps flows enough for a small pulse jet like the HK unit?
With a proper shut off I could probably place the tank centerline inline with the...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 12-21-2015, 03:14 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,938
Posted By Rudeboy
A couple of turbines would top things off IMO.

A couple of turbines would top things off IMO.
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 12-19-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 776
Posted By Rudeboy
Brainstorming: Demon + HK pulse jet

So I finally got my hobbyking pulse jet working.
Natural reflex is to put on a Screaming Demon.

I have zero experience with flying pulse jets however.

So this is a brainstorming thread where...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 12-12-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,845
Posted By Rudeboy
Hey don't diss the pylon guys, I fly pylon...

Hey don't diss the pylon guys, I fly pylon too.... :rolleyes:
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 12-12-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,845
Posted By Rudeboy
By the way CP, my sincere apologies for...

By the way CP, my sincere apologies for highjacking your thread ;)
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 12-12-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,845
Posted By Rudeboy
Well, all I have at the moment is a straight...

Well, all I have at the moment is a straight header. The pipe will not clear the top of the wing with that. It'll need about 3/4" of rise to clear everything properly I "guesstimate".

I guess I...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 12-12-2015, 04:24 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,845
Posted By Rudeboy
Does Macs have a header for the Bse 50 FiRe?

Does Macs have a header for the Bse 50 FiRe?
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 12-11-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,460
Posted By Rudeboy
Which GOOP exactly are you talking about? ...

Which GOOP exactly are you talking about?

I've used 3M double sided foam tape with succes.
Coat the wood, whatever it is, with CA, until is you have a smooth surface. Green ZAP works best for...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 12-08-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,011
Posted By Rudeboy
Scorpion HK-3226-1400KV Motor ...

Scorpion HK-3226-1400KV Motor
http://www.scorpionsystem.com/catalog/helicopter/motors_4/hk-32/HK_3226_1400/ (http://www.scorpionsystem.com/catalog/helicopter/motors_4/hk-32/HK_3226_1400/)6S-3000 to...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 06-04-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,536
Posted By Rudeboy
I think I'm in the market for yet another...

I think I'm in the market for yet another engine.... :rolleyes:
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 05-28-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 27,548
Posted By Rudeboy
Charging and flying your lipo's hot also makes a...

Charging and flying your lipo's hot also makes a remarkable difference in power delivery.

There's a reason the F5D guys are always messing with lipo heaters :cool:
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 05-28-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 630
Views: 27,548
Posted By Rudeboy
This is the one I'm using, also a chinese cheapo....

This is the one I'm using, also a chinese cheapo.

http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__50968__Assault_500_Series_1600KV_Brushless_Outrunner_Helicopter_Motor.html

It handles the amps just...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 05-27-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 27,548
Posted By Rudeboy
I've got a 1600kV outrunner for a 500 size T-rex...

I've got a 1600kV outrunner for a 500 size T-rex heli in a MPX Dogfighter. I run it on 5 cells and an APC 7x10 prop. It draws well over 100 amps.
Don't know what motor you have there, but you'd need...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 05-25-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 577
Posted By Rudeboy
Uhm...no... But I did make sure I didn't fly...

Uhm...no...

But I did make sure I didn't fly directly at the spectators :rolleyes:
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 05-25-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 577
Posted By Rudeboy
A little video

Here's a little video from the "airshow" we did at our club last saturday.
If you dislike the boring part, skip forward to the 11:38 for a little Q40 demo :D
...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 05-24-2015, 01:26 AM
Replies: 630
Views: 27,548
Posted By Rudeboy
Well....good luck! :cool:

Well....good luck! :cool:
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 05-21-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 27,548
Posted By Rudeboy
The opening and closing point are always equal on...

The opening and closing point are always equal on either side of TDC. You can't change one and not change the other.

If you have 180 degrees of exhaust timing, The port opens 90 degrees after top...
Forum: Extreme Speed Prop Planes 04-15-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 27,548
Posted By Rudeboy
I am in no hurry. I'm leaving for a race in Italy...

I am in no hurry. I'm leaving for a race in Italy tomorrow, and it's 3 more racing trips in 6 weeks after this weekend, my weekends are filled. 90 bucks for "upgraded service" is a blatant rip off......
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